Undergraduate students, who are admitted to the NUPACE programme to complete taught courses
with the aim of earning credits, shall hold Special Undergraduate Student status.
(1) Graduate students, who are admitted to the programme to complete taught courses with the aim
of earning credits, shall hold Special Graduate Student status.
(2) Graduate students who do not require credits, and who wish to be admitted to the programme to
engage primarily in guided research, shall hold Special Research Student status. This status is
applicable to students registered for both master' s programmes and doctorates at their home universities.
In principle, students enrolled in doctorates at the time of application will automatically be given special
research student status.